No Charges Against Zion Police Officer Who Shot And Killed Justus HowellLake County prosecutors announced an investigation has determined a Zion police officer was justified when he shot and killed 17-year-old Justus Howell last month.
Lake County Coroner Wants Calusinski Murder Case ReopenedAfter “48 Hours” uncovered evidence that casts doubt on the verdict that sent a teacher to prison for the death of a 16-month-old boy, the Lake County Coroner was calling for authorities to reopen the case.
Feds To Investigate Death Of Man Beaten By North Chicago CopsThe U.S. Attorney’s Office in Chicago will be assuming the investigation into the death of Darrin Hanna of North Chicago, who died after being arrested and allegedly beaten by North Chicago police officers.
Lake County To Sue To Block New Election LawThe legislation, approved by the governor on Monday, would strip the elected county clerk of oversight of Lake County elections, and hand those duties over to a five-member commission appointed by the county’s chief judge.
Paperwork Forces Wrongfully Imprisoned Man To Wait To Clear NameBennie Starks served more than 20 years for a rape in Waukegan that he did not commit.